Highlights

  • Enjoy reservations at 4 top locally owned restaurants and shops during this minimum 2 hour walking culinary adventure

  • Savor food tastings included at each venue to sample a variety of foods from different styles and cuisines

  • Experience personal service and expert recommendations at each venue by our tour host

  • Learn about the stories of the district past and present

  • This is a walking only tour due to current social distance restrictions. Tastings will be brought to the sidewalk by your host to eat while walking.

Description

Become a culinary explorer with our exclusive Valley Junction Food Walking Tour. Historic Valley Junction is the heart and soul of West Des Moines—a delightful mix of old and new, bridging generations with unique shops, vibrant events and a hometown feel. The stories of its past include state politics and the Underground Railroad. We’ll visit restaurants top chef restaurants that add to the legacy of this vibrant district. Your friendly, knowledgeable local tour host is excited to share the local stories of the area along your personal taste journey of Des Moines.

 

This tour is designed to delight the senses through food tastings from a variety of locally owned restaurants. Enjoy an assortment of appetizing cuisines from Des Moines classics to inspired new favorites that the locals love. Join us to discover Valley Junction one bite at a time.

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Availability

  • A minimum of 24 hours notice is preferred

  • Our standard tour times are Tuesday through Saturday. Click Book Now for available times. 

  • Contact us for other available private customized tour times

  • Each guest will need to have an ID proving their age of 21 years or older

  • Full payment is required to reserve and confirm your desired tour date

Valley Junction Walking Street Food Tour

$55 per person; group of 4

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no hidden booking fees

Details

  • 2 hours; approximately

  • 0.5 miles; walking

Included

  • All food tastings

  • Professional local guide

Optional

  • Tip for your guide

  • Souvenirs

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We will reply within 3 hours

Pricing

Group of 2 at $65 per person

Group of 4 at $55 per person

Group of 6 at $50 per person

Group of 8 at $50 per person

Group of 10 at $50 per person

Group of 12 at $50 per person

Group of 18 at $50 per person

Group of 20 at $50 per person

Contact us for a larger group quote

Prices may be higher during busy citywide event days

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